The Fourth Trimester
Directed by: Phoebe McCaughley
Screenplay: Phoebe McCaughley
Production/School: Phoebe McCaughley
Dialogue language: English
The Fourth Trimester is a relatable film that aims to expose some of the less talked about realities of looking after a new-born baby. As well as highlighting some of the difficulties of parenthood, the film also has an uplifting tone with elements of humour. Its human process of hand crafting and moving one frame at a time is suited to a topic which demands empathy. The human hand is evident in every part of the film and the amount of care that has been taken helps to communicate the message.